2015

May 15, 16, 17 Open house weekend at Awesome Dawgs
Awesome Dawgs Dog Training, The Dawg Store and The Dawg Park, 3052 Pricetown Road, Temple, PA 19560 (Alsace Township) will hold an open house weekend Friday through Sunday. May 15 the Canine Culture Club will meet from 6-9 p.m. Cake will be served. May 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be tours and you can observe training classes. May 17 noon to 4 p.m. open house anniversary celebration with vendors, exhibitors, hot dogs and drinks. For more information, call 610-750-6868. Free admission and well-mannered, leashed dogs are welcome to attend.

May 23 ARL Dogs & Brews at Reading Public Museum
The Animal Rescue League of Berks County will hold a "Dogs & Brews" fundraiser event Saturday, May 23, from noon to 4 p.m., at the Reading Public Museum, 500 Museum Road, Reading PA 19611. There will be: beer tastings provided by the following breweries: Weyerbacher, Chatty Monks, Saucony Creek, Stoudt’s, Yards, Golden Avalanche, Traveler, and more; food stations by Masterpiece Events, live music, puppy pampering by area vendors and many dog-based shopping opportunities. Tickes are $40 for an individual or $75 per couple. A limited number of commemorative glasses are available. Call Linsay Crist at 610-371-5850, ext. 230 or email lindsay.crist@readingpublicmuseum.org to register.

May 30 Canine Carnival
The Muhlenberg Township Parks & Recreation Department will hold a Canine Carnival Saturday, May 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Jim Dietrich Park, 4899 Stoudts Ferry Bridge Road, Reading, PA 19605. The event is free. There will be demonstrations, a dog agility course and an official disc dog competition organized by Mid Atlantic Disc Dogs – Keystone State River Jam organization. Well-behaved pets on a 6-foot leash are invited to attend. the rain date is May 31.

4100 Perkiomen Ave.
Reading, PA, 19606

June 13 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

July 11 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

July 18 Wine Whiskers & Wow
One by One Cat Rescue will hold a wine and cheese tasting event, Wine Whiskers & Wow, Saturday, July 18, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Moonlight Winery, 2309 Philadelphia Ave., Birdsboro, PA 19508 (Route 724 in Robeson Township). Tickets are $20 per person and include a tasting glass, cheese, appetizers and dessert. For tickets, email lynnrscats@gmail.com or call 484-839-2019, select option 4 and leave a message.

July 25 Canine blood drive
Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services is sponsoring several visits by the Penn Vets Bloodmobile. The second is Saturday, July 25, at That Fish Place/That Pet Place, 237 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 (East Hempfield Township). Eligible dogs can donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dogs must be between 55 and 150 pounds, 1 to 6 years old, in excellent health and have a good temperament to donate. More information about the Penn Animal Blood Bank is available here.

Aug. 8 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Aug. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Sept. 12 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Sept. 19 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Golf Outing & Dining for Dogs
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Golf Outing & Dining for Dogs event Saturday, September 19, at the Foxchase Golf Club in Stevens, Lancaster County. Check DVGRR's site for details.

Oct. 10 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Oct. 17 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Reunion
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Reunion Saturday, Oct. 17, at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County).

Oct. 17 Canine blood drive
Keystone Pet Enhanced Therapy Services is sponsoring several visits by the Penn Vets Bloodmobile. The final one is Saturday, Oct. 17, at That Fish Place/That Pet Place, 237 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 (East Hempfield Township). Eligible dogs can donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dogs must be between 55 and 150 pounds, 1 to 6 years old, in excellent health and have a good temperament to donate. More information about the Penn Animal Blood Bank is available here.

Oct. 31 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Halloween Dash
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Halloween Dash Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Lebanon Valley Rails to Trails site. Check the DVGRR site for updates.

Nov. 14 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event Saturday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road,
Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Nov. 21 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Golden Harvest Dinner
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its annual Golden Harvest Dinner Saturday, November 21, at Stoudt's Brewery in Adamstown, Lancaster County. This is a date change from DVGRR's printed calendar. Check the DVGRR site for details.

Dec. 12 Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Meet & Greet the Goldens and Howl-a-day Bazaar
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens event and its annual Howl-a-day Bazaar Saturday, Dec. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at its Golden Gateway, 60 Vera Cruz Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County). Meet the goldens that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer questions and there is food available for purchase. No photographs are permitted. There is no admission charge.

Submit an item for the BerksPets calendar by sending the date, cost, who/what the event benefits, a few details and who to contact for further information to ssmith@readingeagle.com. Be sure to put BerksPets in the subject line.